Encl. (2) to COMDTINST 16750.8A
If the State enforcement official proceeds with prosecution, provide case
documentation and appropriate witnesses to pursue prosecution.
The Coast Guard will, as operations permit, respond to calls for assistance from
State enforcement agencies with respect to BUI enforcement.
Toward a common goal of removing a boat operator suspected of BUI from the
waterways, State enforcement agents will, as operations permit:
Respond to calls for assistance from the Coast Guard with respect to BUI
Determine the extent of assistance the State can offer and advise the Coast
Provide appropriate assistance within the agency's operational, logistical and
Provide local Coast Guard commands with a point of contact to facilitate and
enhance mutual enforcement efforts and concerns.
Public Education and Training.
The parties will cooperate in public education and safety information programs. The
State will distribute any Federal boating publications as agreed upon through its
home and field offices. The Coast Guard will distribute any State applications and
forms for motorboat numbering, State casualty report forms, and State boating
pamphlets which are made available for that purpose by the State of _________.
The Coast Guard will furnish to the State information concerning the time and place
of public education courses within the State that are sponsored by the U. S. Coast
Guard Auxiliary. The State will advise the Coast Guard of public education courses
offered to the boating public. The parties will cooperate in developing public
boating safety education program(s) to be used within the State.
(This will provide the basis for educational understanding and may be expanded, or
covered in a separate Cooperative Agreement with the Coast Guard Auxiliary.)
The Coast Guard will provide boating safety instructor training for State law
enforcement personnel through the National Boating Safety Instructors Course
(NBSIC) located at Reserve Training Center, Yorktown, Virginia on an "as
available" basis. Similarly, the State will provide to the Coast Guard, on an "as
available" basis, instructors and facilities for the training of Coast Guard personnel.
In addition, safe boating and/or boat handling programs may be arranged with Coast
Guard Auxiliary resources.